A neuromuscular (NM) disease presenting with varying weakness that worsens with exercise and improves with rest
Three types of myasthenia gravis seen in childhood:
Severity of disability should be used to guide aggressiveness of therapy.
Respiratory or ...
The following medications can exacerbate myasthenia gravis:
Corticosteroids may worsen symptoms.
β-Adrenergic blocking agents, including eye drops
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358.00 Myasthenia gravis without (acute) exacerbation
775.2 Neonatal myasthenia gravis
358.01 Myasthenia gravis with (acute) exacerbation
G70.00 Myasthenia gravis without (acute) exacerbat...
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